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Don Giovanni as “unlimited myth” at La Scala

By , 14 May 2017
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Rossini’s Thieving Magpie doesn’t quite take flight at La Scala

By , 12 April 2017
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A glorious Meistersinger from Harry Kupfer at La Scala

By , 19 March 2017
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Milan

The diva's still got it: Anna Netrebko makes triumphant return to La traviata at La Scala

By , 09 March 2017
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Verdi's last opera nostalgically staged by Damiano Michieletto in Milan

By , 02 February 2017
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La Scala regulars provide a fine musical display in Don Carlos

By , 17 January 2017
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Tears of blood among the cherry blossoms: La Scala make amends with a return to Puccini's original Madama Butterfly

By , 07 December 2016
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A vaudevillian Le nozze di Figaro from Frederic Wake-Walker at La Scala

By , 26 October 2016
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Milan

Blank canvas, dark projections: a brooding Turn of the Screw at La Scala

By , 16 September 2016
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Milan

Mehta triumphs as Kupfer's Rosenkavalier arrives at La Scala

By , 04 June 2016
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A busted straight: La Scala's La fanciulla del West

By , 03 May 2016
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Jesting aside: La Scala revives Giordano's La cena delle beffe

By , 03 April 2016
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On all cylinders: Leo Nucci and Nadine Sierra thrill in La Scala's classic Rigoletto

By , 13 January 2016
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Angels and Demons: Verdi's Giovanna d'Arco at La Scala

By , 18 December 2015
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An expressionistic Wozzeck: Jürgen Flimm's old classic closes the season at La Scala

By , 06 November 2015
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Daniele Gatti and Robert Carsen tout a blithely-polished Falstaff

By , 14 October 2015
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Naïf Art Nostalgia: L'elisir d'amore at Teatro alla Scala

By , 03 October 2015
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La Scala's whirring cogs: sublime La bohème with Gustavo Dudamel

By , 19 August 2015
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Refreshing the classics: Ponnelle's Barbiere resurrection with the Teatro alla Scala Academy

By , 27 July 2015
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Jürgen Flimm's painterly Rossini Otello at Teatro alla Scala

By , 07 July 2015
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Mending fences: Luc Bondy's Tosca at La Scala

By , 22 June 2015
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Waking Nightmares: Mario Martone's Cav—Pag double bill reprised at La Scala

By , 12 June 2015
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CO₂ at La Scala: a challenging truth by Giorgio Battistelli

By , 22 May 2015
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Chailly inaugurated at La Scala with a dark interpretation of Turandot

By , 08 May 2015
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Low voltage Carmen in Emma Dante's return to La Scala

By , 28 March 2015
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A Verdian feast from Peter Stein and Zubin Mehta in La Scala's full fat Aida

By , 21 February 2015
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Wilson's stunning L'incoronazione di Poppea at La Scala

By , 13 February 2015
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Grotesque, gritty Die Soldaten at La Scala

By , 17 January 2015
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Warner's electrifying Fidelio starts the season and ends an era at La Scala

By , 13 December 2014
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Nucci authoritative in La Scala's gloomy Simon Boccanegra

By , 31 October 2014
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The quotidian and the absurd: La Scala's rib-tickling Le Comte Ory

By , 04 July 2014
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A chic Così fan tutte at La Scala

By , 19 June 2014
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Milan

A dream cast united in La Scala's Lohengrin

By , 21 December 2012
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Vienna

Luca Francesconi's Quartett at the Wiener Festwochen

By , 01 June 2012
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